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Hotkeys

Play/Pause

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + P
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Shift + P
Plays or pauses iTunes.

Prev Track

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + Left Arrow
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Win + Left Arrow
Advances iTunes to the next track.

Next Track

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + Right Arrow
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Win + Right Arrow
Moves iTunes to the previous track.

Stop

Default hotkey: None
Stops iTunes.

Quit

Default hotkey: Win + Q
Quits iTunesControl.

Show Current Track

Default hotkey: Win + C
Shows the iTunesControl display with information about the current track.

Volume Up

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + Up Arrow
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Win + Up Arrow
Raises the volume by an amount set in the "Miscellaneous" tab of settings.

Volume Down

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + Down Arrow
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Win + Down Arrow
Decreases the volume by an amount set in the "Miscellaneous" tab of settings.

Mute

Default hotkey: Win + Shift + Down Arrow
Mutes or unmutes iTunes.

Next Artist

Default hotkey: Win + A
Moves iTunes to the first song after the current song by an artist different from the current artist.

Previous Artist

Default hotkey: Win + Shift + A
Moves iTunes to the first song before the current song by an artist different from the current artist.

Next Album

Default hotkey: Win + Z
Moves iTunes to the first song after the current song with an album different from the current album.

Previous Album

Default hotkey: Win + Shift + Z
Moves iTunes to the first song before the current song with an album different from the current album.

Toggle Shuffle

Default hotkey: Win + S
Toggle shuffle mode in iTunes.

Cycle Repeat Modes

Default hotkey: Win + J
Cycle through all repeat modes in iTunes.

Rate 0 Stars

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + 0
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Alt + 0
Rate the currently playing song 0 stars. This has the effect of removing the rating.

Rate 1 Stars

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + 1
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Alt + 1
Rate the currently playing song 1 star.

Rate 2 Stars

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + 2
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Alt + 2
Rate the currently playing song 2 stars.

Rate 3 Stars

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + 3
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Alt + 3
Rate the currently playing song 3 stars.

Rate 4 Stars

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + 4
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Alt + 4
Rate the currently playing song 4 stars.

Rate 5 Stars

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + 5
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Alt + 5
Rate the currently playing song 5 stars.

Show Current Rating

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + 6
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Alt + 6
Show the rating for the current song using the on-screen display.

Show/Hide iTunes

Default hotkey: Win + Shift + S
If the iTunes window has focus, it will be minimized. If the iTunes window does not have focus, it will be given focus.

Clear Search Box

Default hotkey: Win + X
Clears the search box in iTunes.

Show Settings

Default hotkey: Win + Control + Shift + S
Opens the iTunesControl Configuration window.

Sleep Timer

Default hotkey: Win + Shift + X
Opens the iTunesControl Sleep Timer configuration screen.

Set Rating

Default Win XP hotkey: Win + 7
Default Vista/Win 7 hotkey: Ctrl + Alt + 7
Opens a window that allows the rating to be set from 0 to 5 stars, in 1/2 star increments.

Rating Increment

Default hotkey: None
Increments the rating of the current song.

Rating Decrement

Default hotkey: None
Decrements the rating of the current song.

Update iPod

Default hotkey: None
Starts the iTunes iPod synchronization process.

Copy Song Info

Default hotkey: None
Copys information about the current track to the clipboard, using the format specified in the Copy Song Info Format setting.

Tag

Default hotkey: None
Opens the tag window, allowing tags to be set or removed for the current track.

Quick Playlist

Default hotkey: None
Starts playing the playlist specified in the "Quick Playlist" setting.

Normalize Up

Default hotkey: None
Increases the per-track volume setting.

Normalize Down

Default hotkey: None
Decreases the per-track volume setting.

Normalize Zero

Default hotkey: None
Zeros the per-track volume setting.

Playlist Search

Default hotkey: None
Opens the Playlist Search window.

Short Jump

Default hotkey: None
Jumps by the amount set in the "Short Jump" setting.

Long Jump

Default hotkey: None
Jumps by the amount set in the "Long Jump" setting.

Song Search

Default hotkey: None
Opens the Song Search window which allows the songs in the current playlist to be searched and provides an easy way to find and play any song.

Stop After Current Track

Default hotkey: None
Toggles the Stop After Current Track feature. When enabled, iTunesControl will stop iTunes after the current track is complete.

Toggle Track Enable

Default hotkey: None
Toggles the enable status (check mark) for the currently playing song.

Play in iTunes DJ

Default hotkey: None
Adds the current track to the iTunes DJ playlist, and restarts playback.

Show/Hide Display

Default hotkey: None
Shows and hides the iTunesControl display. This is intended to be used with the "Always Show Display" option.

Tweet Current Track

Default hotkey: None
Updates Twitter status based on the current track. This requires iTunesControl to be associated with a Twitter account.

Delete Current Track

Default hotkey: None
Deletes the current track.

Restart Current Track

Default hotkey: None
Restarts the current track.